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£150 needed for repairs to an electric bed

G has not left his flat in over 8 years. He was severely injured and is housebound and uses an electric bed to help give him more movement and to allow him to get in and out easily. The bed has become damaged and the cost to repair it is beyond what he can afford. This help would make the world of difference to him.

City:
Canterbury
Age:
54
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 6 days

£150 needed for hallway flooring

R is a 61 year old man who suffers with many illnesses. R cares for his wife who also has serious illness and mobility issues along with their adult child who has severe learning difficulties. R is being supported by his local foodbank and is finding it very difficult to make ends meet. They have no flooring in their hallway and it is not ideal as they are both not very mobile. Any help you could give R to get some flooring for his hall would be very much appreciated. Thank you.

City:
Ferndown
Age:
61
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 6 days

£120 needed for food and electric

C is a young man who approached us for help with a debt. He has a physical and learning disability, and is struggling to live independently. He has had no support and was not receiving the benefits he was entitled to, but has been paying his bills out of his Universal Credit and not eating. He is very thin and anxious - so we have applied for his correct benefits and got the foodbank organised to support him weekly. But his cupboards are totally bare so we need to restock, and he has no electric so this needs topping up too. Please help. Thanks.

City:
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Age:
26
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 7 days

£140 needed for bathroom flooring

D is off work due to a serious accident in 2020 and has three children. D is on benefits while he is awaiting surgery however COVID-19 has slowed down the process. D is unable to work at present. D's wife is on carer's allowance as their middle son has autism and is currently not attending school until a specialist provision placement is found. D is being supported by his local foodbank and is really struggling to make ends meet. Any help to buy bathroom flooring would be very much appreciated.

City:
Wimborne
Age:
42
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 7 days

£150 needed for a washing machine

Mrs C is a lady who has no access to a washing machine. She has COPD, muscle spasms in her legs and feet, osteoarthritis her neck and knees, and rheumatoid arthritis in her back, which means she cannot wash items in the bath. She quickly becomes out of breath. She is also unable to visit a launderette as she cannot afford a taxi. Her income is only Universal Credit which means she cannot pay for a washing machine herself. Mrs C is getting down and she has washing piling up.

City:
Harrogate
Age:
58
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 7 days

£90 needed for washing machine installation and delivery

Mrs C is requiring help for installation and delivery for a washing machine. She cannot install the washing machine herself as she has numerous health conditions including COPD, spasms in her legs, osteoarthritis in her neck and knees and rheumatoid arthritis in her back. She has no access to a car, therefore would also need help with delivery costs. She has no family or friends that she can ask for help with the installation and delivery.

City:
Harrogate
Age:
58
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 7 days

£150 needed for a bicycle trailer

Mrs X has two young children and lives remotely. She is in need of some transport as she doesn't drive and would like to be able to take her children to school more safely than the hour long walk she currently does along a busy country road with no pavements. She has her own bicycle which she could use with the trailer. One of her children has special needs so this transport would be vital to keep them safe on the journey.

City:
West Sussex
Age:
31
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 11 days

£150 needed for a mattress

C experienced an abusive childhood and was later in relationships where she suffered from domestic violence. Since being alone she has become very isolated and struggles to manage physically and financially. C is now disabled and housebound, suffering from chronic health conditions including a painful back. She has a bed frame but no mattress and has been sleeping on her sofa for the last 2 years. This has exacerbated her back condition. Please can you help to buy her a mattress?

City:
Wivenhoe
Age:
56
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for school uniform

Mrs A was widowed 18 months ago and is paying off debt after she was cheated by relatives who took advantage of her financial inexperience. Her son who has cerebral palsy is now starting school and because of his disability requires extra shoes (as his feet are different sizes) and changes of uniform (as he has incontinence) which Mrs A cannot afford. Mrs A feels very alone at this time and would be very blessed by your help

City:
London
Age:
42
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 12 days

£150 needed for transport costs to specialist nursery provision

O (3) and her Mum K have recently been housed in a new property in Cornwall. O has additional needs and attends a nursery that knows her needs well and has the specialist equipment to support her mobility. Her new home is further away from the nursery than her previous flat.The petrol costs to get her to nursery and back mean that Mum is struggling to pay bills.We would like to support her with petrol costs so that O can attend her nursery and continue to make good progress with her development.

City:
Falmouth
Age:
21
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 13 days

£150 needed for a carpet and general decor

D has had a difficult life. He has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and is bipolar, in and out of prison. Now housed in an unfurnished 1st floor flat, he is trying to turn his life around and wishes to equip/brighten up his flat, so he can have access to his 3 year old son. He would like to put carpet in his bedroom, hallway and front room, buy paint for walls, erect curtain poles in bedroom, kitchen and living room and pay an electrician to correct junction box wiring for cooker.

City:
Canterbury
Age:
35
Category:
People with Disability
Expires:
In 13 days